Sensory Night

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Wednesday August 17

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5:00 PM  –  8:00 PM


On Wednesday, August 17 families and adults with sensory sensitivities are invited to enjoy a special Sensory Night at the Buffalo Museum of Science. The event will run from 5 to 8 p.m. and all admissions include access to Antarctic Dinosaurs: The Exhibition, presented by M&T Bank.


Limited exhibit sounds will provide a comfortable and fun evening of learning and exploration! Plus, all guests may enjoy hands-on sensory activities using bubble wands, kinetic sand, arts and crafts, and so much more.


A limited number of sound-dampening headphones as well as fidgets will be available upon request, along with dedicated quiet rooms on the 1st and 4th floors. Fidgets are courtesy of the Parent Network of WNY.


Space is limited to the first 200 tickets reserved; preregistration strongly encouraged.



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